“Every Day Things are Getting Worse” : The impact on children of attacks on health care in Yemen

The ongoing conflict in Yemen that escalated sharply in March 2015 has led to the near collapse of the country’s already fragile health care system. The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) reported that as of January 2017, only 45 percent of medical facilities are functioning and even these face severe shortages in medicines, equipment, and staff.

http://watchlist.org/wp-content/uploads/2212-watchlist-field-report-yemen-lr.pdf

 

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